Short Track: Arianna Fontana wins the silver in the 500 metres
Arianna Fontana proves herself yet again in short track by winning the silver in the 500 metres at the end of a hard fought and incredible race. This third Italian medal in Sochi (the first female) carries her authoritative trademark. Hampered by Britain's Elise Christie Ariadne, after the fall that also... readmore
Today's results 13 february
FREESTYLE Start Athletes M/W Event Venue Results 07:15 10:15 Markus Eder M Slopestyle qualification 1,2 Rosa Khutor Extreme 27./15. CROSS COUNTRY Start Athletes M/W Event Venue Results 11:00 14:00 Elisa Brocard Marina Piller W 10 Km. TC Laura 40. 31. SHORT... readmore
Italy comes close to the podium with Pittin and Merighetti. Malagò: "Let's be positive about these results"
The sixth day of the competition is marked by misfortune, Italy only gets close to the podium. Alessandro Pittin, after his exploits at Vancouver 2010, failed to be rewarded with the excitement of another bronze in the Nordic Combined, despite an incredible comeback in the 10 km trail, which - after 25th place in the... readmore
Pittin after nordic combined. "I'm not happy with my jump"
Comments from Alessandro PITTIN after finishing fourth in the Nordic combined NH/10km event at the RusSki Gorki Jumping Centre on Wednesday.On his performance after starting the cross country in 25th position: "I'm not happy with my jump. I had better feelings during training"."I could have started a few seconds less from... readmore
Today's results 12 february
ALPINE SKIING Start Athletes M/W Event Venue Results 08:00 11:00 Elena Fanchini Nadia Fanchini Daniela Merighetti Verena Stuffer W Downhill Rosa Khutor Alpine 12. 22. 4. 14. NORDIC COMBINED Start Athletes M/W Event Venue Results 10:30 13:30 Armin Bauer Samuel Costa Alessandro... readmore
Evelyn Insam 5th in the ski jump. 8th place for Oberhofer in the 10 km biathlon
Evelyn Insam just missed out on the medals in the ski-jump. It was the shock of the day for the Italian team. The 20 year-old was applauded in two events, scoring 242.2, just 3 points from a bronze in one of the new sports in the Sochi Olympic programme. Runggaldier on the other hand finished 29th. In... readmore
Today's results 11 february
FREESTYLE Start Athletes M/W Event Venue Results 07:00 10:00 Silvia Bertagna W Slopestyle qualification 1 Rosa Khutor Extreme 9. FREESTYLE Start Athletes M/W Event Venue Results 07:45 10:45 Silvia Bertagna W Slopestyle qualification 2 Rosa Khutor Extreme 12.... readmore
Fontana, OK in the 500 metres and through to the final in the relay. "Now we can start to dream"
She is strong and feared, she knows it and doesn't hide it. The world of the short track is her kingdom, where she has broken the dominance consolidated by others over the years. Arianna is no longer the shy talented girl who was capable of achieving the record in Turin 2006 by being the youngest medalist of the Winter... readmore
Today's results 10 february
ALPINE SKIING Start Athletes M/W Event Venue Results 08:00 11:00 Federica Brignone Elena Fanchini Franscesca Marsaglia Daniela Merighetti W Downhill Super Combined Rosa Khutor... readmore
A Special Sunday for the GALAXY Team at Sochi 2014
The Samsung Galaxy Team’s adventure at the Winter Olympics started in the best possible way. The team is already part of history and announces more emotions in both weeks to the end of the event.On the wake of the experience at the London 2012 Olympics, last fall Samsung had set up the Samsung GALAXY Team, a team of 5... readmore